LibriVox recording of A Problem in Modern Ethics, by John Addington Symonds. Read by Martin Geeson. “Society lies under the spell of ancient terrorism and coagulated errors. Science is either wilfully hypocritical or radically misinformed.” John Addington Symonds struck many an heroic note in this courageous (albeit anonymously circulated) essay. He is a worthy Virgil guiding the reader through the Inferno of suffering which emerging medico-legal definitions of the sexually deviant were... favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews ) Topics: LibriVox, audio book, Essay, Science, Psychology, Politics, Literature, homosexuality, sexology,... Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
byEileen A. Joy, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, email@example.com
Rough sketch/notes toward an Introduction to a book project in progress, "Improbable Manners of Being: The Queer Lives of Saint Guthlac," focused on the 8th-10th-centuries Anglo-Latin and Old English narratives (in prose and poetry) of the Anglo-Saxon Saint Guthlac of Crowland (673-714), who lived as a hermit in the East Anglian fens in Anglo-Saxon England. Topics: Saint Guthlac of Crowland (673-714), asceticism, medieval hagiography, "Guthlac A" (Old...